In this article we recommend a fresh spirulina home made mask, a beauty recipe based on honey and fresh spirulina, inexpensive and easy to make.
Spirulina is a microalga that has recently become very popular among athletes for its many health benefits. It is also being commonly used in beauty shops and spas.
In fact, while you may already know its various nutritional properties, spirulina has also an abundance of anti-aging, decongestant, toning and purifying effects, equally important but less known.
Fresh spirulina mask
In particular, the antioxidants in spirulina help the body fight free radicals and flush out toxins that are responsible for skin aging. The blue-green algae also promotes the quicker elimination of dead skin cells and the growth of new skin cells. This faster skin metabolism can also prevent acne scarring.
What is spirulina?
Spirulina alga has been consumed for centuries due to its beneficial properties and now more than ever its use is spreading across the world.
In the same way as fruits and vegetables, once cooked, loose about half of their properties, so it is for our precious alga. Imagine how much better it would be consumed fresh!
Face mask with fresh spirulina: recipe
Below you can find a cheap and simple beauty recipe based on fresh spirulina and honey. Spirulina is purifying, invigorating and regenerating. Honey helps to nourish the skin and sooth the irritations.
1 tablespoon of fresh spirulina 1 tablespoon of honey
Make a smooth paste by mixing the fresh spirulina and honey in a small bowl. Apply the mask on your face and keep it on for 20 minutes.
Meanwhile take the opportunity to lie down, close your eyes and relax.
Finally wash the mask off gently with a cloth soaked in warm water or a sponge.
This fresh home made mask will make your skin amazingly soft and smooth as well as prevent signs of aging like wrinkles.